Heading in the Right Direction: Garmin Exadata adoption
By Javier Puerta on Jun 27, 2012
A pioneer in global positioning system (GPS) navigation, Garmin International Inc. has been adopting Exadata to support the infrastructure that powered the company’s Oracle Advanced Supply Chain Planning, but also the company’s fitness segment, which provides customers with an online platform to store, retrieve, and interact with data captured using Garmin fitness products. The environment, which is built on an Oracle Database, processes approximately 40 million queries per week. Prior to using Oracle Exadata Database Machine, as the online offering grew in popularity, it began to face reliability issues that had negatively impacted the customer experience.
We included the video testimonial in a previous post. Now you can find the a complete set of materials about this customer story
- Garmin Customer Reference
- Garmin video testimonial: Garmin
Consolidates on Exadata for 50%
- Profit Magazine article: Heading in the Right Direction